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The battle for welfare rights : politics and poverty in modern America

Author: Felicia Kornbluh
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, cop. 2007.
Series: Politics and culture in modern America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chronicles an American war on poverty fought first and foremost by poor people themselves. This work tells the story of the National Welfare Rights Organization, the largest membership organization  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Felicia Kornbluh
ISBN: 9780812240054 0812240057
OCLC Number: 494421064
Description: 1 vol. (XI-287 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Politics and culture in modern America.
Responsibility: Felicia Kornbluh.

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"The Battle for Welfare Rights unearths the remarkable moment in history when a movement led by African American women shook the nation's foundations of power... Essential reading for students of Read more...

 
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